Read the following words and phrases and their definitions.
- barking mad - completely crazy
- sausage dog - teckel
- costume - special clothes that you wear to look like a different person or thing
- pretty pooch - pretty dog
- How long is the racing track?
- Complete the sentence:
Stanley can run like the .....
Explain what this expression means.
- How many times has this event been held?
- The first contest is a racing contest. What is the second contest?
Extra words assignment
In the introduction, the commentator says: “It may seem barking mad...”
1 The underlined expression is a extra funny for this video.
2 Can you explain why?
Hint: Find out what the verb “bark” means. You can look it up in a dictionary.